11 Gay Male Celebrities That All Women Dream About Funny Ever see a handsome guy on television and wonder, “is he gay or straight?” Well the following men are openly gay, and they are breaking the hearts of women all over the planet. Here is the cream of the crop when it comes to attractive, gay male celebrities. 1. Anderson Cooper Semo.edu The host of the self-titled program, Anderson Cooper 360, he is as brainy as he is stylish. When Cooper came out of the closet in 2012, he inspired other gay men, showing that people of societal prominence can live an open life. But he also ruined the dreams of women who found him utterly irresistible.